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Car Care for the Clueless

Pam Oakes

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Host: Pam Oakes

If your last trip to the automotive repair shop left you feeling baffled and fleeced, then Car Care for the Clueless is your go to radio destination. With more than 18 years in the business, ACE Certified Technician, Pam Oakes will help you learn to communicate with the folks who are actually working on your car. Light hearted and fun, the is not Car Talk delving into specific automotive car care issues rather providing you with the tools to interface with the professionals you rely on. Finally there are answers to your questions, find them all here on Car Care for the Clueless!

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Car Care for the Clueless – Saving Money at the Repair Shop

On this week’s episode of “Car Care for the Clueless” host Pam Oakes teams up with Peter Sudak – our gadget guru – for a lesson on how to have your car repaired, properly. The two, ASE-certified technicians tell listeners how to avoid the extra charges and maintenance that some shops try to sell their […]

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Car Care for the Clueless with Pam Oakes

Pam Oakes was born in Southeastern Michigan about the time Help from The Beatles hit the charts. Like many MidWesterner’s a migration plan to Florida fell into place in the mid-70’s. Twenty years later, help is exactly what Pam is offering to her customers at Pam’s Motor City and now her global audience on Car Care for the Clueless.
Here are just a few of Pam’s accomplishments;
Voted “Best Auto Repair” in the (Fort Myers) News-Press reader’s poll for 13 years (including 2010)
Voted “Best Auto Repair” in Parent and Child magazine 2010, 2011
Voted “Best Auto Repair” in Senior Living magazine 2009
Judged 2008 “Top Shop” Top-10 in US by Motorage magazine
1999 Women’s Board Car Care Council national award for Car Care for the Clueless: Glovebox Guide, revised
1999 Women’s Board Car Care Council national award for PAM: Pam’s Automotive Minute (minute long automotive car care news segment)
11 year member of Rotary International, and a Paul Harris Fellow
Second Regent, Estero Island Chapter, National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 2011
1999 Rotary International Four-Way Test Award Recipient


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